Erskine Caldwell letters to Alfred Morang
Letters of American novelist Erskine Caldwell to artist Alfred Morang.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
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Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
Consists of letters by Caldwell to his friend the artist and author Alfred Morang. Includes discussion of Caldwell's writing and its publication; his work as a screenwriter in Hollywood; and his problems with would-be censors, especially with the dramatization of his novel Tobacco Road. Also a few clippings.
Biographical / Historical
Caldwell was an American novelist.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
61M-15. Gift of Mrs. Harold A. Robinson; received: 1961.
- Caldwell, Erskine, 1903-. Erskine Caldwell letters to Alfred Morang, 1930-1955: Guide.
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